Sixteen Deluxe were a psychedelic noise-pop band from Austin. Led by frontwoman Carrie Clark & guitarist/producer Chris “Frenchie” Smith, the band was active from 1994 to 2000, releasing 3 full-length albums, 3 7″‘s, and 2 EP’s on indie and major labels. They reunited in 2010, put out a 7″ of new songs in 2015, and only play together once in a while.
They recorded their version of Kids in America in 1995. It was released as a B-side on the 7″ single ‘Reactive’ on Propeller Records in January 1996.